30 MAR 2010
Tapping Into Generation Y: Nine Ways Community Financial Institutions Can Use Technology to Capture Young Customers
Tapping Into Gen Y: Nine Ways takes an in-depth look at the lucrative group that financial institutions can't afford to ignore -- Generation Y.
21 JAN 2010
Contactless Payments: The "Tipping Point" Is At Hand
The move to contactless payments is gaining momentum. Learn more about the growing trend in Contactless Payments: The
20 JAN 2010
The IRS Merchants’ Transactions Reporting Requirements: An Update on First Data Actions
Read a First Data update on IRS Merchants’ Transactions Reporting Requirements.
13 JAN 2010
First Data’s 2009 Holiday Gift Card Performance Report
Read First Data’s 2009 Holiday Gift Card Performance Report.
11 JAN 2010
Perspective: Foreign Shopper Confusion and Dissatisfaction
Trying to do my part to improve the state of the economy, I went to the mall to treat myself to some new clothing and jewelry. As I waited in line to pay for my purchase, a woman in front of me with limited knowledge of English asked me the cost of the item she had in hand. I thought that she couldn’t read the price ticket so I rattled off the price. She apologized and said she could read the tag but didn’t know if it was a
04 JAN 2010
Data Encryption and Tokenization: An Innovative One-Two Punch to Increase Data Security and Reduce the Challenges of PCI DSS Compliance
First Data delivers an innovative new technology, combining data encryption and tokenization, to increase security and reduce the challenges of PCI DSS compliance.
04 JAN 2010
Perspective: What Do Consumers Really Think About Debit Rewards? And What Can You Do About It?
Consumers are increasingly choosing debit over credit. Many members of Generation Y have always used debit cards–39 percent of Gen Yers use their card at least 15 times each month, according to Aité Group’s 2009 report Engaging GenY: Cultivating a New Generation of Banking Customers–and other consumers are making the transition as a way to re-structure how they control their spending. Are you making that switch worth their while?
22 DEC 2009
Increasing Revenue and Decreasing Cost at the Point of Sale: An International Perspective
First Data shares insights into Increasing Revenue and Decreasing Cost at the Point of Sale: An International Perspective.
14 DEC 2009
Perspective: Understanding the Great Disconnect
Both Collection Operations and Credit/Risk teams use the words
14 DEC 2009
Protecting Personally Identifiable Information
Vantage Magazine, by RSA, discusses the underlying need for better protection of Protecting Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
08 DEC 2009
Exploring the Payments Value Chain: An International Perspective
First Data provides insight into the Payments Value Chain.
07 DEC 2009
Perspective: How to Make Gift Cards Special this Holiday Season
Holiday shopping season is upon us and it’s time to get your shopping lists together! Consumers will be preparing for holiday shopping while trying to stay on budget. Many struggle with finding the perfect gift that’s affordable, but still meaningful. Gift cards are the perfect solution.